To amend the Public Health Service Act to direct the Secretary of Health and Human Services to establish, promote, and support a comprehensive prevention, education, research, and medical management referral program for viral hepatitis infection that will lead to a marked reduction in the disease burden associated with chronic viral hepatitis and liver cancer.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for California's 15th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Oct 29, 2009
Length: 23 pages
111th Congress, 2009–2010
This bill was introduced on October 29, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Oct 29, 2009
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H.R. 3974 (111th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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